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    Re: Power outages

    I think some of the radio stations mention these and this must be their source. My source for un-announced outages is the loud Bang when an undersized overloaded transformer explodes.

    If I had a...
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    Re: The Plot thickens, or the plot thins

    and 8x6x16 blocks come in different sizes. Best to buy all for the project at the same place/same time. They can be off by 1 cm or more between "brands". Never seen them labeled or marked "certified"...
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    Power outages

    whodathunk, you can get notice of planned outages.


    https://www.disnorte-dissur.com.ni/cortes-por-mantenimiento-dn?fbclid=IwAR3PgKh4lAkt2pbhTuSLTYmfWj347wa752sSZRrCMjPA1Frnsim4rU6PAQA
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    Re: Vaccine

    Onward to more vaccines. The campaign is slow, but probably not worse than most poor countries. Minsa at least has the manpower. Anyway, the little women got authorized for today a the hospital at...
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    Re: Vaccine

    I almost went to Canada once, but it snowed. I don't do snow well.
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    Re: Vaccine

    One good ciber attack and the USA is toast. Imagine all the people rioting to get into mental health institutions if their cell phones were down for a day. And I wouldn't have a prayer of getting my...
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    Re: Vaccine

    Inlaw in US thinks biden will reel in the left. Not so, he is an old talk artist and represents a generation of old Dem talk artists. The left, on the other hand, can turn out the rioters and...
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    Re: Vaccine

    Looks like the Easter Bunnies revenge scared the bejesus out of the Ticos.

    https://ticotimes.net/2021/07/16/500000-doses-in-10-days-costa-rica-begins-mass-vaccination-efforts
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    Re: Manuel Guillén's cartoons 2021

    https://havanatimes.org/opinion/arch...sario-murillo/

    Meaningless pap from an American lefty. Latin America is on the fringe of Western Civilization. they will never be another Taiwan or...
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    Re: 2021 - Fresh crap...

    yup, been sucking the ATM for years although depositing a personal check was easier and cheaper pre street festival.

    I have them ship cards without activating them for security, then I activate...
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    Re: The Plot thickens, or the plot thins

    Defund the Universities! That's my motto. Why vote to help young people with their "you are old and going to die anyway" mindset.
  12. Re: In Praise of Harbor Freight Alarms

    Every year on my AZ visit I hit all my favorite pawn shops and thrift stores. My favorite is St Vincent De Pauls in my old barrio, the White Ghetto of Arizona, although I note it is slowly going...
  13. Re: In Praise of Harbor Freight Alarms

    Americans live too high on the hog. When I was making good money I was not above buying my shirts at thrift stores, and still do occasionally. I was talking to my brother a while ago who is much...
  14. Re: In Praise of Harbor Freight Alarms

    I had a chat with a friend in AZ. I explained to him that the key to success in the contemporary US is to know that your boss is your enemy. Don't tell him that, don't walk around with a poor boy...
  15. Re: In Praise of Harbor Freight Alarms

    and Pirate, you are the one who tells crippled old ladies to move to low-crime Esteli. Did you tell her to stock up on burglar alarms, did you tell her machetes come dull and you have to sharpen...
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    Re: Up-to-date travel info

    Noticed in miami a few years ago a DMV in a shopping mall--parking, security, AC, why not? Also seeing AZ govmint offices in tenant-less strip malls empty since 2008. Probation Dept is now next to...
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    Re: Up-to-date travel info

    Back in L.A. I had a new neighbor, fresh up from Jamaica. I mentioned I was going to buy a dog license. You should have seen the incredible look of disbelief on his face. You mean you need a license...
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    Re: Up-to-date travel info

    Maybe lucky you didn't get denounced as a racist, misigiowhatsit no-goodnick. Anyway, it varies by state but getting a drivers license may put you in line for paying state income tax.
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    Re: Up-to-date travel info

    It will soon get you into CR without insurance. It think Sal, too.
    https://ticotimes.net/2021/07/09/costa-rica-to-drop-insurance-requirement-for-vaccinated-travelers
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    Re: Up-to-date travel info

    Lamination can invalidate a document. There are plastic sleeves available for the CDC card.
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    Re: Up-to-date travel info

    Tourist season winding down in CR and they are hungry, They are going to can the insurance for people who are vaccinated. They are even going to accept the CDC card. OK, mochileros, hit the...
  22. Re: the paint gremlin hits Esteli traffic

    It might be like the public utility I worked for in the States." Let's do something so main office will think we are doing something. The fact that we are competently doing our work doesn't matter,...
  23. File under don't piss off the neighbors

    https://ticotimes.net/2021/07/10/honduran-police-arrest-five-after-mob-of-600-lynches-italian-man

    Me thinks under recession, politics, and pandemic a lot of folks are getting a little teste.
  24. Re: the paint gremlin hits Esteli traffic

    Not to mention the peeple on the 1 way street who edge into the bicycle lane so you cannot safely drive on it.
  25. the paint gremlin hits Esteli traffic

    There are now new directional arrows painted on the Panam. Take note of the Enabas semaforo--new 3 headed arrows say (inply?) you can drive straight on the main lane which used to be reserved for...
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